Mary Kay Place

Mary Kay Place

Sep. 23rd, 1947
Born in
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
5' 1"

Mary Kay Place's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Big Love TV Show
Big Love
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman TV Show
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
Forever Fernwood TV Show
Forever Fernwood

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]


  • Never married and has no children. Divides her time between her home in Los Angeles and New York apartment.
  • She wrote three _"M*A*S*H" (1972)_ (qv) episodes in conjunction with 'Linda Bloodworth-Thomason' (qv). They were broadcast between December 1973 and December 1974. One of those episodes, "Hot Lips and Empty Arms" was nominated for a comedy writing Emmy.
  • Character actress who has found a niche on film and TV playing quirky country moms, including 'Reese Witherspoon' (qv)'s in _Sweet Home Alabama (2002)_ (qv) in both serious and comical settings.
  • She is a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. She was initiated into the Gamma Tau (Tulsa) chapter in 1966.
  • Graduate of the University of Tulsa (OK).
  • She recorded two music albums: Tonite! At the Capri Lounge Loretta Haggers (1976) and Aimin' to Please (1977).
  • First big break came in playing wannabe country-western singer Loretta Haggers on cult TV's _"Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman" (1976)_ (qv) .
  • Mary is an aunt of 'Jess Place' (qv).

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